One Critically Injured in a Car Crash on Lee Road north of West Beach Street in Watsonville

One Critically Injured in a Car Crash on Lee Road north of West Beach Street in Watsonville

ON July 24, 2017

One bicyclist critically injured in a car accident in Watsonville

According to Patch.com, on Tuesday morning around 5:05 am, a car collision occurred on Lee Road north of West Beach Street in Watsonville, leaving one bicyclist critically injured.

The 30-year-old driver struck a 45-year-old bicyclist from behind while it was still dark before sunrise, police said.

The 45-year-old bicyclist was taken by helicopter to a hospital and was listed in critical condition as of Tuesday morning according to police.

The name of the victim was not mentioned in the article, pending the notification of next-of-kin.

As mentioned in the article, the driver stopped at the scene and cooperated with police. Alcohol and drugs are not suspected as factors in the collision.

The Watsonville police traffic division is investigating this incident and are looking for witnesses to the collision. Further details will be updated as they are available.

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